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Lake Louise residents fighting closure of riverside trail

Lake Louise residents fighting closure of riverside trail

“Obviously there’s lots of hiking around Lake Louise, but as far as something that you can just walk out your door and access, it’s not like the other towns in the valley where there’s so many trail options.”
NDP pledges to work with doctors amid growing physician shortage in Bow Valley

NDP pledges to work with doctors amid growing physician shortage in Bow Valley

“A couple of weeks ago, a patient with a serious heart condition had to wait 33 minutes for an ambulance. I believe this to be a threat to public safety requiring collaboration and action.”
Hendo recognized with lifetime law enforcement achievement award

Hendo recognized with lifetime law enforcement achievement award

“It is wonderful that Mike’s accomplishments and contributions are being recognized by the greater law enforcement community. Hendo, you do the warden service proud.” – National Parks Warden Association
Parks Canada seeks public comment on scope of assessment for caribou captive breeding

Parks Canada seeks public comment on scope of assessment for caribou captive breeding

“Actual numbers will depend on reproductive rates, first-year mortality, and adult mortality in captivity, which are a function of good husbandry, facility management, captive conditions, and appropriate expertise."
Physician shortage a new challenge for Bow Valley

Physician shortage a new challenge for Bow Valley

For the first time in at least two decades, the Bow Valley area is dealing with a physician shortage and housing appears to be the main culprit.
TSB releases investigation findings into 2019 fatal Field train derailment

TSB releases investigation findings into 2019 fatal Field train derailment

“On the day before the accident, the locomotive engineer who lost his life had descended Field hill on a grain train using maximum available braking. The safety hazard report he had prepared about the event was recovered from the accident site, but he never had the opportunity to submit it.”
Local Ukrainians offer support, help for homeland

Local Ukrainians offer support, help for homeland

“When it started, I thought it was a nightmare. We couldn’t sleep. We were just together, reading the news, hearing of the bombings, artillery shelling. … I’m waiting for my mom to text me ‘I’m alive’. That was my two weeks of hell."
Inclusion charter aims to benefit Bow Valley employees, employers

Inclusion charter aims to benefit Bow Valley employees, employers

“Everyone plays a role in the community to help us build a thriving valley. We’re all better off when we work together to support newcomers and diverse team members to succeed. We can open a lot of doors for people, but we need local businesses to help us make those connections with newcomers in the community. This is a really exciting opportunity for businesses.”
Elmeligi named NDP choice for Banff-Kananaskis riding

Elmeligi named NDP choice for Banff-Kananaskis riding

“I’m looking forward to working with them to get my name out there and meet more people in the constituency and to let people know what the NDP can do for them.”
Parks Canada planning massive fireguards

Parks Canada planning massive fireguards

“As the climate is changing and fire seasons are getting longer, as well as the impact fire suppression has had on fuels, proactive fire management is something Parks Canada is doing,” said Charlie McLellan, fire and vegetation specialist for Lake Louise, Yoho and Kootenay field unit.